HISTORY TODAY

History today

– 399 : Socrates was sentenced to death.
– 1879 : US Supreme Court allowed women lawyers to fight lawsuits.
– 1915 : Singapore Mutiny, a mutiny involving up to half of a regiment of 850 Indian Muslim sepoys against the British in Singapore during the First World War, linked with the 1915 Ghadar Conspiracy.
– 1939 : Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose was elected as the President of the Congress.
– 1942 : World War II- British troops surrendered in Singapore. 80,000 Indian, British, and Australian troop’s ceasefire.
– 1965 : Canada adopted a new flag.
– 1967 : Fourth general election held in India.
– 1976 : Central Agricultural Research Institute was established in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.